Wildfire no longer poses an immediate threat to northern Alberta community

A forest fire outside Janvier in northern Alberta no longer poses an immediate threat to the community. The hamlet 120 kilometres south of…

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Trudeau’s decision to vote in Ontario election angers Quebec MP

Even though he represents a federal riding in Quebec, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau plans to vote in the upcoming Ontario provincial election.…

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Edmonton Alberta Weather & News

Newsprint is the latest Canadian product to be hit with preliminary countervailing duties from the United States. The U.S. Department…

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Edmonton ISIS recruits laid groundwork for aspiring foreign fighters, expert says

Three Edmonton ISIS recruits were part of the first group of travellers who laid the groundwork for others to travel…

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Amazon to bring 1,000 jobs to Ottawa with new warehouse

Online retail giant Amazon is set to make a major investment in Ottawa, with a warehouse that will employ roughly…

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Former Notley chief of staff rehired as ‘executive adviser’ while facing FOIP probe

The former chief of staff for Alberta Premier Rachel Notley was rehired as an “executive adviser” to the Alberta government shortly…

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Exhaustion, concern and relief on board first Hercules airlift for Manitoba fire evacuees

Passengers on board the first military Hercules aircraft carrying residents from a fire-threatened Manitoba community were exhausted but relieved to…

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Northern Alberta hamlet on alert as wildfire danger rises in Fort McMurray, Lac La Biche areas

This week’s parched conditions have sparked multiple forest fires in northern Alberta, pushing the wildfire threat to extreme in the…

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Edmonton Alberta Weather & News

When Jackie Flanagan launched Alberta Views 20 years ago she didn’t know where it would be two decades later, but she…

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Media can’t be an arm of the police, Vice lawyer tells Supreme Court hearing

A lawyer for Vice Media is telling the Supreme Court of Canada that journalists must not be turned into an…

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